ACHIEVE GREATNESS DEVOTIONAL-BIMBO DAVIDS: Healthy Marriage Tips (Part 3)

ACHIEVE GREATNESS DEVOTIONAL-BIMBO DAVIDS: Healthy Marriage Tips (Part 3)

“A house is built by wisdom and becomes strong through good sense.. Through knowledge its rooms are filled with all sorts of precious riches and valuables.” – ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭24:3-4‬ ‭NLT‬‬

It’s amazing that as potent and wonderful as love is, it is not the primary foundation to a thriving home. I’m talking about “Eros”, the love that attracted most of us to our spouses. Our anchor scripture clearly says that wisdom, understanding and knowledge are the foundation of a great home and family life. 

This is true even in life. We tend to devalue what we don’t understand. If you don’t understand how to use a vacuum cleaner, you either abandon it or you don’t maximize its potential. The same way with our relationships. Understanding our spouses and applying what we understand will ensure a happy and fulfilling marriage. 

Pay Attention to Your Spouse 

Marriage is not self-sustaining. What you don’t pay attention to will die. 

“ The place where your treasure is, is the place you will most want to be, and end up being.”-Matthew‬ ‭6:21‬ ‭MSG‬‬

Understand that attention is expressed differently for men and women. 
Men are mostly goal-oriented. They thrive when they have goals to achieve, when there’s a project at hand. So wives, support and encourage your husband’s goals and projects. Push him to dream big and see how you can contribute to the success of those God-inspired goals. Don’t nag when he seems to be consumed by a particular project. Rather wow those dreams to life. Ask him questions about it, conduct your personal research about it and make contributions. 

Women are mostly relationship-driven. Attention for her revolves around building your relationship; going out, talking about family, children, etc. That’s why women watch and listen to romantic movies and stories. Husbands, take time out of your goal-getting project and focus on her. Take her out to the cinema or for dinner. Spend time talking to her about her stuff. Ask her about her day. Compliment her looks. Look for ways to make her smile. 

These seemingly small details always result in a beautiful and lasting marital life. 

DECLARATIONS:

  • Thank You Lord for your wisdom 
  • I commit to paying attention to my spouse. I will be an active listener, doer and learner. 
  • I commit to be an encourager. I will contribute to my spouse’s dreams. I will make time out for them. 
  • I thank You for refreshing and restoration in my home and marriage. In Jesus name, amen. 
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The overall goal of the team is to create a WOW experience for all GIC guests at every point in time. We recognize that EVERYONE who attends service in GIC as a guest, whether it’s a Sunday service, a midweek service or a special event, and as such, ensure sure that we not only care for our guests, but also celebrate them by ensuring that we LISTEN and make sure they get the information or service they need.

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    A group of young, upwardly mobile people, from different spheres of life, who love God and have a passion for His people.
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    To give everyone who walks into Global Impact Church, including existing members, a sense of belonging by creating an atmosphere of warmth and personal welcome, showing genuine interest, keeping them informed, and effectively acting as an interface between the Pastorate and the Members.
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The Ushering unit is an arm of the Hospitality Group of the church - GLOBAL IMPACT CHURCH.
It is an essential part of the ministry of help. The team assists the Church leadership in providing total care to members of the Church (and guests) and also maintaining order particularly during services and Church events.

The GIC Protocol unit is the goodwill ambassador of the church. It is an essential part of the “Helps Ministry” (Exodus 17:10-12). This is a unit made up of God fearing and spirit filled individuals, whose duty is to serve by managing and organizing activities around the set man. We carry out every one of our functions with topmost diligence and compliance with laid down protocols and great respect for those in authority.
Our duties include support for our Pastors, as well as invited Guests and Ministers as well as the enhancement a seamless integration for them during service.
GIC Protocol Officers operate the principle of honor and we do all within our power to ensure that these anointed men of God, are well catered to. Each interaction is a privilege and opportunity to offer the most excellent hospitality.

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